Health

Bath salts: Drug use could have dangerous consequences

Bath salts: Drug use could have dangerous consequences

Bath salts — not the Epsom salts for bath water, but the synthetic stimulant street drug — have many names including “Bloom,” “Blue Silk,” “Cloud Nine,” “Hurricane Charlie,” “Ivory Wave,” […]

March 26, 2014 ×
Meeting the challenge of eating right on a budget

Meeting the challenge of eating right on a budget

Have you given up on eating healthy because you feel like it costs too much? Not sure how to save money while at the grocery store?

March 12, 2014 ×
Ten facts to keep in mind about Traumatic Brain Injury

Ten facts to keep in mind about Traumatic Brain Injury

≅ 2.4 million people suffer a TBI in the U.S. every year. ≅ Blasts are a leading cause of TBIs in a warzone. Otherwise, falls account for 35 percent of […]

February 26, 2014 ×
Baby your brain: Know the signs of TBI, get plenty of rest and keep an eye out for vision problems

Baby your brain: Know the signs of TBI, get plenty of rest and keep an eye out for vision problems

Blurry vision, dizziness, mood swings, sleep problems and memory problems: these are all symptoms of traumatic brain injuries and can last from a few days to a lifetime, depending on treatment and severity.

February 26, 2014 ×
Staying safe while enjoying a German tradition

Staying safe while enjoying a German tradition

We are now in the middle of the German Fasching season — Germany’s “fifth season.”

February 12, 2014 ×
Inspiring Wiesbaden donors

Inspiring Wiesbaden donors

Holly Eva rests between welcoming donors at the blood drive in her name Jan. 30 in the Tony Bass Fitness Center. Photo below: Kristina Hadden-Billings, supported by her husband, Spc. […]

February 12, 2014 ×
Studying health risks of helicopter vibration

Studying health risks of helicopter vibration

If you have ever ridden in a military helicopter, you have felt the vibration that seems to shake your whole body during even a short trip.

January 29, 2014 ×

Make a resolution to empower yourself to better health

Health is more than just good health care. It’s about the decisions and choices we make every day.

January 15, 2014 ×